Fraud Incident

28-year-old Katelyn Marie Ann Carle has been charged with 53 counts of Fraud Under $5,000, after defrauding local businesses and residents by falsely stating that she had a terminal illness.

In total, from December 2021 to January 2022, Carle defrauded local businesses and residents approximately $16,000, by way of organized fundraisers and other financial assistance.

Those individuals who assisted in organizing the fundraisers were not complicit in these offences.

The Moose Jaw Police Service is in the process of contacting the victims of these offenses.

If you have not been contacted and believe you have been defrauded by this individual, please contact the Moose Jaw Police Service at (306) 694-7600.

Carle will make her first appearance in Moose Jaw Provincial Court on December 11, 2023.

 

For further information please contact:

Jay-D Haughton

Public Information and Strategic Communication Manager

Moose Jaw Police Service

21 Fairford St West

Phone: 306-513-7910